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Haapasalo goes again

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Ville Haapasalo became a celebrity in Russia already back in 1995 when the movie Peculiarities of the National Hunt (Osobennosti natsionalnoy okhoty) became a hit. Since then he has been a superstar in Russia. In his home country Finland Ville is more known for his travel shows on TV. Whitepoint has had the privilege to […]

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FX Artist Tommi Saaristoranta joins Whitepoint team

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FX specialist Tommi Saaristoranta has moved back home from London where he worked for MPC on the new Disney`s CGI-filled blockbuster Jungle Book (watch the trailer below). Tommi is specialized in computer generated fluid dynamics such as water, smoke, fire, snow and sand and all kinds of particle effects. So when you have a need […]

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Grading Cheek

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Cheek is by far the most successful Finnish rapper and the only local artist ever to pack the Olympic stadium (twice actually). Whitepoint colorist Jussi Myllyniemi worked with L.A. based director Hannu Aukia and with DoP Hannu Koivuranta who shot the film. It’s also worth to mention that also the artist joined the music video […]

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Visual identity for Sport Girl 2016

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We were commissioned commissioned to design the visual identity of a new TV show called Sport Girl 2016. The main part of the visual identity was the opening sequence for the show. In addition to the opening sequence we created the bumpers, studio visualisations, text graphics and the logo. Take a look at the opening […]

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Log Head selected to the world’s largest documentary film festival IDFA in Amsterdam!

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Whitepoint’s first short film Log Head is selected for the 28th International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA) in Amsterdam. Log Head is one of the 319 selected titles out of 3425 submissions from around the world. The director Maarit Suomi-Väänänen has gained the title Queen of Anthropomorphism, Exciting and off-the-wall Adventures and Log Head the final […]

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White Rage – Inside The Mind Of A School Shooter

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White Rage is a story of Lauri, who was preparing a mass school shooting. Fortunately he searched for help and never went forward with his plans. Years later he’s become a respected academic expert on human aggression and violent behaviour using also his own experience as reseach material. Lauri has formed his own theory to […]

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Whitepoint’s first short film to major competition in Montreal, winner to Oscar shortlist!

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Log Head, an experimental comedy directed by internationally acclaimed artist Maarit Suomi-Väänänen has been selected to Festival du Nouveau Cinéma in Montréal, Canada. It’s the last part of her short film trilogy. The film Log Head is competing with the world’s best directors including recent Cannes & Berlinale winners Fyzal Boulifa and Denis Côté. Maarit […]

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Colorist Jussi Myllyniemi awarded by Finnish Society of Cinematographers F.S.C.

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Whitepoint’s colorist Jussi Myllyniemi received an honorary acknowledgement award “Vuoden Valo” (Light of the Year) from the Finnish Society of Cinematographers F.S.C. during the award ceremony evening of the Finnish Film Week 24th of September. In addition to Myllyniemi, the award was also granted for gaffer Jani Lehtinen, first camera assistant Nea Salminen and second […]

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